District Probate Registry Clerks' Association

Scope and Content

Committee minutes and related papers, 1930-1937.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Association was formed in 1872 and had a membership of 135 in 1910. The membership figure stood at this level until 1922 when it began to fall by a few members each year until by 1934 it had fallen to 129. In 1935 the Association merged with the Civil Service Clerical Association.

Reference: A Marsh and V Ryan, 'Historical Directory of Trade Unions', volume 1 (1988).

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/

Acquisition Information

These records were deposited by the Public and Commercial Services Union in September 2000.

Other Finding Aids

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are expected.

Related Material

The Centre also holds records of the Civil Service Clerical Association and other predecessors of the Public and Commercial Services Union, as well as the PCSU itself.